Welcome to James Elliman Academy. We are a warm, friendly school in the heart of Slough. If you see a vacancy that would would like to apply for, we warmly welcome candidates to visit the school prior to application. We would love to show you everything that our fantastic school has to offer.
You can make an appointment to visit us and have a tour of the school by calling the school's number: 01753 810686
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments will be made subject to a full enhanced DBS.
The school will check all applications to ensure there are no unexplained gaps in employment or education history, referee details are completed and coincide with the employment history and all sections of the form are completed fully.
Why Work At James Elliman Academy?
"I have worked at JEA for almost 2 years now. It has been such an amazing experience to work with so many hard working and dedicated staff. The support I have been provided, as well as the relationships I have made have been wonderful, and they have helped JEA to be a positive, safe and rewarding work environment for me. I am very grateful for my time here and it is a wonderful school to work at!"
Anthony Emmett Year 4 Teacher
"You are surrounded by many enthusiastic, creative and wonderful colleagues who share the same drive to excel forward the children's learning." Muzaffer Ali Year 5 Team Leader
"I have worked at James Elliman for the last 14 years and I look forward to coming to school everyday. I love seeing all my colleagues and children daily and have formed such a special bond with them. The team culture is so friendly and supporting. I cherish every moment working at James Elliman and wouldn’t change it for anything." Anu Shukla Early Years Practitioner
"This is my 18th year of working at James Elliman Academy. I arrived as a newly qualified teacher and am proud to have been a Vice Principal for 8 years. James Elliman has offered me many years of challenge and development. I love working here with all of the children, families and staff." Rebecca Pinkney Vice Principal and Safeguarding Lead
"JEA is a school that cares for each one of our pupils.
•I enjoy trying to find ways to enable our pupils to achieve the best that they can.
• The staff are all very welcoming to new pupils
and new members of staff.
• Through this difficult year the school has faced the many challenges head on." Mandy Wilcox HLTA
"Working at JEA is never boring! It is busy, with lots of demands and pressure at times, but also lots of support and laughter and a strong sense of community." Cathy Walker Year 2 Team Leader
Please take a moment to read our Safeguarding and Child Protection policy:
Governor Vacancy (Voluntary Role)
As part of the school's Academy Council there is one vacancy for a Parent/Carer Governor.
Our Parent/Carer Governors are very valuable members of the Academy Council. We rely on them to help us to keep in touch with what parents/carers are thinking and to help us to decide what is best for all our children.
Our Academy Council meets once a term and any committees would meet termly too.
You do not need to be an expert in the field of education, all you need to do is care about your child's school and be prepared to attend meetings and contribute to the future of the school.
The Term of Office for Parent Governors is four years.
If you would like further information please speak to the Clerk of the Governing Body Mrs Latif (01753 810686) or email email@example.com. To apply please collect an application/nomination form from Reception. We have also attached the application/nomination forms.
The closing date for applications Friday 24th September 2021. If more than 3 applications are received a ballot will be arranged and voting papers sent to all parents.